Diana Carpenter

1819–from 1860 to 1870 (Age 41)
Morgan, Alabama, United States

The Life of Diana

When Diana Carpenter was born in 1819, in Morgan, Alabama, United States, her father, Willis O Carpenter Sr, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Betsy Ross, was 27. She married Henry Walls on 26 May 1836, in Madison, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died from 1860 to 1870, in Madison, Alabama, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Byrd Cemetery, Owens Cross Roads, Madison, Alabama, United States.

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Henry Walls
Diana Carpenter
Marriage: 26 May 1836
Sarah Ann Elizabeth Walls
John Willis Walls Sr
Louisa Catherine Walls
William Willis Walls
Martha Walls

Spouse and Children

    Henry Walls



26 May 1836
Madison, Alabama, United States


    Sarah Ann Elizabeth Walls


    John Willis Walls Sr


    Louisa Catherine Walls



    Martha Walls


Parents and Siblings



    George D Carpenter


    James Madison Carpenter Sr


    John Charles Carpenter


    Katie Carpenter


    Willis C Carpenter


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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 0

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 17

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Dicey Carpenter, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Deli Carpenter in entry for W. W. Walls, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"
  • Dicey Carpenter, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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